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The Science of Art | Community Art Days

  • Fenimore Art Museum 5798 State Highway 80 Cooperstown, New York 80 Cooperstown, NY, 13326 United States (map)

Fenimore Art Museum

Beat the winter blues with some fun and fantastic art projects during our Community Art Days! Drop in anytime between 10 a.m. and noon to create and learn for free! Each program offers a special hands-on art project that parents and children can work on together and take home.

Dates: Saturdays, February 10, and March 17 from 10 a.m.-noon
Location: Louis C. Jones Center at The Farmers' Museum
Ages: Family program, adults w/kids, all welcome
Price: Free by donation

February 10: The Science of Art
Expand your minds with this series of science-based art projects designed to amaze and delight! Make a camera obscura to learn how a camera – and your eyes – see the world! Make simple and effective optical illusions on paper to amaze your friends! Create color spinners to learn how they mix, and other fun activities!

March 17: Get the Garden Ready
Thoughts turn to planting as spring gets closer! In this program, families will create mosaic stepping stones to place in their garden, as well as other fun garden-centered crafts!